"If you have a single server doing one application, it doesn't matter what kind of storage you have," he says. "When you start increasing the number of servers and applications that access the same data over and over, then you really need to increase IOPS."
Principal Systems Engineer, Biotech Firm (Byte and Switch 9.13.06)
"Our central file system was getting hammered in a way it had never been hammered before. The NFS caches couldn't go fast enough — they did not have enough RAM on them."
Vice President Technology, Animation Studio (Byte and Switch 4.13.06)
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